It’s official! The Chalet Toboggan Chutes are now open for the season!
Enjoy winter thrills, chills and deals this winter at Cleveland Metroparks Chalet Toboggan Chutes in Strongsville. Now featuring the new toboggan lift, which takes the work out of tobogganing and lets riders get straight to the fun. The Chalet Toboggan Chutes are a perfect place for parties, gatherings, work outings and more.
Rent the Chalet Recreation Area in Strongsville, including the toboggan chutes, for exclusive use during non-public hours. Food concessions are available for an additional fee. Alcohol is not permitted during use of the toboggan chutes.
Semi-private rentals are available Wednesdays, January 16 and February 20. Parties with 30 people or less are at a discounted rate in this semi-exclusive rental, including use of the chutes during non-public hours.
Small group party rentals are also available Thursday nights from January to mid-March during public hours. Celebrate a child’s party or family get-together. Bring a group of 20 to 50 riders and receive a discounted rate which also includes 3 reserved tables. College ID discounts and special offers are not valid with the rentals. Dates must be booked at least two weeks in advance. For details, call 440-572-9990.
The Chalet Recreational Area features two, 700-foot long refrigerated ice chutes. And, with the new toboggan lift, Chalet staff now load and unload the toboggans for guests. Riders simply walk up the steps to the top of the chutes, where the toboggans will be waiting for them to ride down.
In addition to tobogganing on the refrigerated ice chutes, the Chalet facility features two fireplaces (indoor and outdoor), a main gathering area with a large-screen television, a snack bar, a loft area with video games, and indoor restrooms.
This season’s public tobogganing hours are:
Thursdays: 6 to 10 p.m. (in Jan, Feb and March 2013)
Fridays: 6 to 10:30 p.m.
Saturdays: noon to 10:30 p.m.
Sundays: noon to 5 p.m.
Holidays: call for Holiday Hours (Dec. 23 through Jan. 5, 2013, and January 21 & February 18)
The Chalet Toboggan Chutes provide a great winter thrill at a great price! The daily public admission fee is only $10 for adults, and $8 for children, ages 11 and under, which includes unlimited use of toboggans for the day.
One-time ride tickets are also available for $4.
Season passes and group discounts are also available.
All riders must wear gloves or mittens. Children must be at least 42 inches tall to ride, and must be accompanied by an adult. Personal toboggans are not allowed at the facility.
The Chalet Recreation Area is located at 16200 Valley Parkway in Mill Stream Run Reservation, between Routes 42 and 82 in Strongsville – just a short distance from I-71 and the Ohio Turnpike.
For more information and for private or group reservations, call 440-572-9990 or go to clevelandmetroparks.com.